Children's Multicultural Studies
Introduces children to a varied selection of religious and cultural holidays through fascinating facts, prayers, songs, recipes, color photos, and more, and includes backmatter for parents and teachers.
Family Pictures / Cuadros De Familia
The author describes, in bilingual text and illustrations, her experiences growing up in a Hispanic community in Texas.
Food Like Mine
Includes Amazing Recipes from Around the World
Explores the different ways corn, wheat, potatoes, and rice are prepared around the world, from Canadian poutine and Jamaican corn chowder to Moroccon cous cous and Spanish paella.
By Any Means Necessary
Profiles the late African American leader, providing a startling picture of the life of the controversial and important historical figure. Reprint.
An ALA Notable Book discusses Parks' role in the Montgomery NAACP, her refusal to give up her bus seat to a white man, the Montgomery bus boycott, and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Reprint.
School & Library
A biography of African-American artist Faith Ringgold describes her creation of the painted story quilt, an art form combining rich oral history with colorful paintings on quilted fabric and canvas
Chidi Only Likes Blue
An African Book of Colours
Chidi lives in a small village in Nigeria and his favorite color is blue, but his older sister, Nneka, decides to teach him about other colors seen in their village.
The Day Martin Luther King Jr. Was Shot
A Photo History of the Civil Rights Movement
Uses drawings and photographs to trace the history of the Civil Rights movement from the American Revolution to the present
Happy Birthday, Martin Luther King
Martin Luther King Jr.
Voice for Equality!
"A graphic biography of civil rights leader and American icon Martin Luther King Jr. This graphical biography tells the story of the most prominent leader of the American civil rights movement. With full-color illustrations and a historically accurate narrative, Martin Luther King Jr.: Voice for Equality! will inform and entertain readers of all ages. From his childhood in Atlanta to his rise as an international icon of human rights and a fiery orator who refused to back down in the face of adversity, King's life story serves as an ongoing source of inspiration"--